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SCAM Phone Calls in Reference to Warrant

NEWARK, OHIO – The Newark Division of Police has been made aware that many of our residentshave become the recipients of scam phone calls telling the person that they have a warrant. Manyvariations of this scam have been making their way through local agencies and nationwide. We will notcall you to tell you that you have a warrant, nor will …

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Pedestrian struck and killed in Newark

NEWARK, OHIO – On June 21, 2022 at approximately 11:55AM, the Newark Division ofPolice and Fire responded to the area of W. Church St and N. 29th St. on a pedestrian struck by avehicle. Susan Pletcher(75) was crossing W. Church St. northbound on foot when she was struck by apickup truck driven by Ashley Browning(37) in the westbound lane. Susan …

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